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Harmony Birch
Rebel Girls Book Club
8 min readNov 3, 2019


Hello Rebel Readers,

Welcome to our book club schedule! Below you will find a list of upcoming books we plan to critically analyze and a list of books and stories we’ve already covered in past episodes.

You can find almost all of these books on a bookseller whose proceeds go to independent bookstores across the world. Please note that when you purchase a book through our Bookshop page, Rebel Girls Book Club will receive 10 percent of the proceeds.

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Portable Poetry: TBD


Salvage the Bones by Jesmyn Ward


Forget Russia by L. Bordetsky-Williams


Untamed by Glennon Doyle

Past books:

The Witches of New York by Ami Mckay

“Noble Things” and “The Sacrifice of Darkness” featured in Difficult Women by Roxane Gay

“The Husband Stitch” by Carmen Maria Machado as featured in Her Body and Other Parties

New Orleans: History & Hauntings of the Crescent City by Troy Taylor.

Anne of Green Gables by Lucy Maud Montgomery

Half Spent Was the Night: A Witches’ Yuletide by Ami McKay

Little Women by Louisa May Alcott

The first chapter of The Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton

Lilith’s Brood (Xenogenesis #1–3) by Octavia E. Butler

Poems by Helene Johnson

Saga #1

Spider Gwen and Ms. Marvel with special guest Kevin Mckinnon

The Prince and the Dressmaker by Jen Wang

Harley Quinn and Power Girl by Amanda Conner and Jimmy Palmiotti Illustrated by Stéphane Roux

The Bees by Laline Paull

Honeybee: Lessons from an Accidental Beekeeper
by C. Marina Marchese

Poems by Phyllis Shand Allfrey
“Resistance” (Palm and Oak, 1950)and “Nocturne” (Contrasts, 1955)

No Walls and the Recurring Dream: A Memoir by Ani Difranco

“I Stand Here Ironing” by Tillie Olsen

If You Leave Me by Crystal Hana Kim

Does My Head Look Big in This? by Randa Abdel-Fattah

“Remember, No One Is Coming to Save Us” By Roxane Gay: A discussion on race in America and the George Floyd protests

“dear white america” by Danez Smith

“The Company You Keep: a Poem for my Family”

“Martha” by Audre Lorde

In the Dream House: A Memoir by Carmen Maria Machado

Bite-Sized Bits Through the Ages 1980: The World’s Greatest Fisherman by Louise Erdrich

Parable of the Sower by Octavia E. Butler

Red Clocks by Leni Zumas up to pg. 187

Parable of the Talents by Octavia E. Butler

Bite-Sized Bits Through the Ages 1990: Points of Departure by Pat Murphy

“Women in the Trees” and “His Vegetable Wife”

The Ghost Bride by Yangsze Choo

“The Invisible Girl”

Carmilla by Joseph Sheridan Lefanu

Margaret the First by Danielle Dutton

Bite-Sized Bits Through the Ages 2000: “Sexy”

Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood by Marjane Satrapi

Persepolis 2: The Story of a Return by Marjane Satrapi

A Great and Terrible Beauty by Libba Bray

Rebel Angels by Libba Bray

The Sweet Far Thing by Libba Bray

“Virgins” by Danielle Evans

Not Your Sidekick by C. B. Lee

Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi

Akata Witch by Nnedi Okorafor

Binti by Nnedi Okorafor

“The Nutritionist” by Andrea Gibson

Herland by Charlotte Perkins Gilman

Heart Berries: A Memoir by Terese Marie Mailhot

Girls Burn Brighter by Shobha Rao

The Passion of Mary Magdalen by Elizabeth Cunningham

“Barbie Chang Got her Hair Done” by Victoria Chang

The Book of Longings by Sue Monk Kidd

“Maryam’s Labor” by Mohja Kahf

Hunger by Roxane Gay



Harmony Birch
Rebel Girls Book Club

Journalist living in New York, New York. Writing about class, politics and sexism. Cohost of the podcast Rebel Girls Book Club. Hire me